HLGU Nursing Students to Receive Pins

by Rebecca Sneed Hannibal-LaGrange University’s Craigmiles School of Nursing will give 31 nursing students their pins at the annual pinning ceremony on Friday, May 6 at 7 pm in the Roland Fine Arts Center’s Parker Theatre. This year’s speaker will be Eydie Tipton. Raised in the Hannibal region, Tipton attended Quincy University and the Blessing-Rieman …

HLGU to Host Conference Celebrating Bivocational/Small Church Pastors

by Rebecca Sneed Hannibal-LaGrange University is proud to be the host site for the Bivocational and Small Church Leadership Network (BSCLN) 2016 National Celebration, a free event focused around encouraging bivocational and small church pastors. The celebration will be held May 13-14, and will feature keynote speakers Frank Page, president and CEO of the executive …

Dr. Anthony Allen to Speak at HLGU Commencement Ceremony

by Rebecca Sneed Hannibal-LaGrange University will hold its 2016 commencement ceremony at 10:00 am on Saturday, May 7, in the Mabee Sports Complex. More than 200 graduate candidates are scheduled to receive degrees. This year’s graduating class of seniors was the first class to enter HLGU when Dr. Anthony Allen’s presidency began in 2012, making …

HLGU Professor Awarded Prestigious Fellowship

by Rebecca Sneed Hannibal-LaGrange University’s Dr. Mark Quintanilla, professor of history and a 2012-13 Fulbright Fellow, has been awarded the Howard H. Peckham Fellowship on Revolutionary America which affords him with a stipend and the opportunity to do research at the Clements Library at the University of Michigan. The William L. Clements Library houses original …

HLGU Giving Challenge 2016

by Meredith Riggs, Public Relations Intern Give now! Hannibal-LaGrange University will be hosting a three-day challenge encouraging all alumni and friends to give toward student scholarships online. The challenge is to raise $5,000 which will be given toward undergraduate student scholarships. Ninety-three percent of HLGU students receive financial aid in the form of scholarships, loans, …

HLGU Student Art Exhibit

The Hannibal-LaGrange University Art Department is currently presenting the 2015-16 Student Art Exhibit. The exhibit features the work done by students throughout the 2015-16 academic year. A variety of media will be featured at the exhibit including traditional painting and drawing, photography, sculpture, ceramics, computer art, and graphic design. A reception for the student artists …

HLGU Craigmiles School of Nursing Now Accepting Applications

by Rebecca Sneed The Hannibal-LaGrange University Craigmiles School of Nursing is now accepting applications from both new and transfer students. Gabby Patterson, a transfer student from John Wood Community College, says that with the help of the friendly HLGU staff, her transfer was seamless and that the caring faculty members, who want to see their …

HLGU Music Department Announces Spring Concerts

by Rebecca Sneed Hannibal-LaGrange University’s Music Department will present their final concerts of the 2015-2016 performance season. The HLGU Symphonic Band and Concert Choir will perform Thursday, April 21, at 7 pm, and the string orchestras will perform Sunday, May 1, at 3 pm. All concerts will be held in the Parker Theatre of the …

HLGU Criminal Justice Hosts Highway Patrol Superintendent

by Rebecca Sneed The Hannibal-LaGrange University Criminal Justice Department had the privilege to host Colonel Bret Johnson, superintendent of the Missouri State Highway Patrol, and Major Gregory Smith, commander of the Highway Patrol’s Field Operations Bureau, on Monday, April 11. Every spring, the criminal justice department brings high-ranking professionals to campus to show students the …

HLGU Ministry Teams Give Back to the Community

by Amanda Wadkins, Student Hannibal-LaGrange University will be hosting its annual spring ministry teams concert on Friday, April 15, 2016, at 7:00 pm in the Parker Theatre located within the Roland Fine Arts Center. The various ministry teams will give back with both their talents and a food drive. Admission to the concert is free …